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Naturalist

naturalist

1. One versed in natural science; a student of natural history, especially. Of the natural history of animals.

2. One who holds or maintains the doctrine of naturalism in religion.

Origin: Cf. F. Naturaliste.


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Re: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms

... A newly born aphid becomes a reproducing adult within about a week and then can produce up to 5 offspring per day for up to 30 days! The French naturalist Reaumur during the late eighteenth century calculated that if all the descendants of a single aphid survived during the summer and were arranged ...

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by erialsneider
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms
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Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... The subject is covered in detail elsewhere [26, 27, 28]. References 1. Johannsen, W. 1911. The genotype conception of heredity. The American Naturalist 45, 129-159. 2. Morgan, T. H. 1935. The relation of genetics to physiology and medicine. Les prix Nobel en 1933. Imprimerie Royale, Stockholm, ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
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Views: 28996

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... regulated pathways if they are to succeed. So whatever life is, it is certainly not a constituent part of physics or chemistry. That is why a naturalist view of the origin of life is scientifically untenable. That is also why NASA has been forced to draw the conclusion it has. If any organisation ...

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by scottie
Fri Sep 16, 2011 3:09 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: life

... which models must be wrong because the cosmological evolution has no evolutionary link with biological evolution. Ok. I am not scientist, merely a naturalist philosopher, but I tried to see the Cosmos from the biological viewpoint because I believe that biological systems are evolutionary product ...

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by TheMatrixDNA
Sat Sep 10, 2011 10:09 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: life
Replies: 2
Views: 4410

Re: Naturalist on HMS Beagle

The answer is Charles Darwin. I know this because I just got it right on a biology quiz online through Connect. Happy learning. cden21

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by Cden21
Mon Feb 07, 2011 4:11 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Naturalist on HMS Beagle
Replies: 10
Views: 8852
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